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The rough guide to classical music

Author: Joe Staines; Duncan Clark; Rough Guides (Firm)
Publisher: London ; New York : Rough Guides, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 4th ed., rev. & expandedView all editions and formats
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There are concise biographical profiles of more than 200 composers and informative summaries of the major compositions in all genres, from chamber works to operatic epics. Topics such as the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Discographies
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Rough guide to classical music.
London ; New York : Rough Guides, 2005
(OCoLC)623233373
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joe Staines; Duncan Clark; Rough Guides (Firm)
ISBN: 1843532476 9781843532477
OCLC Number: 59355857
Notes: Some earlier editions published as: Classical music : the rough guide.
Includes index.
Description: xiv, 642 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: John Adams 1 --
Thomas Ades 4 --
Isaac Albeniz 6 --
Tomaso Albinoni 8 --
Gregorio Allegri 9 --
Louis Andriessen 10 --
Malcolm Arnold 12 --
Grazyna Bacewicz 14 --
C.P.E. Bach 16 --
J.S. Bach 18 --
Samuel Barber 33 --
Agustin Pio Barrios 35 --
Bela Bartok 37 --
Arnold Bax 42 --
Ludwig van Beethoven 46 --
Vincenzo Bellini 64 --
George Benjamin 66 --
Alban Berg 68 --
Luciano Berio 72 --
Hector Berlioz 75 --
Leonard Bernstein 79 --
Heinrich Biber 80 --
Harrison Birtwistle 82 --
Georges Bizet 84 --
Luigi Boccherini 85 --
Alexander Borodin 87 --
Lili Boulanger 89 --
Pierre Boulez 90 --
Johannes Brahms 94 --
Benjamin Britten 103 --
Max Bruch 109 --
Anton Bruckner 111 --
Antoine Brumel 119 --
Ferruccio Busoni 120 --
Dietrich Buxtehude 122 --
William Byrd 124 --
John Cage 127 --
Marie-Joseph Canteloube 128 --
Giacomo Carissimi 129 --
Elliott Carter 130 --
Francesco Cavalli 132 --
Emmanuel Chabrier 134 --
Marc-Antoine Charpentier 135 --
Frederic Chopin 137 --
Muzio Clementi 142 --
Aaron Copland 143 --
Archangelo Corelli 147 --
Francois Couperin 149 --
Luigi Dallapiccola 151 --
Claude Debussy 152 --
Leo Delibes 158 --
Frederick Delius 159 --
Gaetano Donizetti 161 --
John Dowland 163 --
Guillaume Dufay 165 --
Paul Dukas 166 --
John Dunstable 167 --
Henri Duparc 168 --
Maurice Durufle 170 --
Henri Dutilleux 172 --
Antonin Dvorak 173 --
Hanns Eisler 180 --
Edward Elgar 181 --
Manuel de Falla 187 --
Gabriel Faure 190 --
Morton Feldman 192 --
Cesar Franck 193 --
Giovanni Gabrieli 196 --
Roberto Gerhard 197 --
George Gershwin 199 --
Carlo Gesualdo 202 --
Orlando Gibbons 204 --
Umberto Giordano 206 --
Philip Glass 207 --
Alexander Glazunov 209 --
Mikhail Glinka 210 --
Christoph Willibald Gluck 212 --
Henryk Gorecki 213 --
Charles Francois Gounod 215 --
Percy Grainger 216 --
Enrique Granados 218 --
Edvard Grieg 220 --
Sofia Gubaidulina 223 --
George Frideric Handel 226 --
Karl Amadeus Hartmann 235 --
Jonathan Harvey 237 --
Joseph Haydn 239 --
Hans Werner Henze 248 --
Hildegard of Bingen 250 --
Paul Hindemith 253 --
Gustav Holst 257 --
Arthur Honegger 258 --
Johann Nepomuck Hummel 260 --
Engelbert Humperdinck 262 --
Charles Ives 263 --
Leos Janacek 266 --
Josquin Desprez 270 --
Mauricio Kagel 272 --
Aram Khachaturian 274 --
Oliver Knussen 275 --
Zoltan Kodaly 277 --
Erich Wolfgang Korngold 279 --
Gyorgy Kurtag 283 --
Francesco Landini 286 --
Roland de Lassus 287 --
William Lawes 288 --
Franz Lehar 291 --
Ruggero Leoncavallo 292 --
Gyorgy Ligeti 293 --
Magnus Lindberg 297 --
Franz Liszt 298 --
Jean-Baptiste Lully 303 --
Witold Lutoslawski 304 --
Elisabeth Lutyens 307 --
Guillaume de Machaut 309 --
James MacMillan 311 --
Elizabeth Maconchy 313 --
Gustav Mahler 315 --
Frank Martin 323 --
Bohuslav Martinu 325 --
Pietro Mascagni 327 --
Jules Massenet 328 --
Nicholas Maw 330 --
Peter Maxwell Davies 332 --
Felix Mendelssohn 334 --
Olivier Messiaen 339 --
Darius Mihaud 343 --
Claudio Monteverdi 345 --
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 350 --
Tristan Murail 364 --
Modest Mussorgsky 360 --
Conlon Nancarrow 370 --
Carl Nielsen 372 --
Luigi Nono 375 --
Michael Nyman 378 --
Johannes Ockeghem 380 --
Jacques Offenbach 382 --
Carl Orff 383 --
Johann Pachelbel 385 --
Nicolo Paganini 386 --
Giovanni da Palestrina 389 --
Hubert Parry 391 --
Arvo Part 392 --
Krzysztof Penderecki 394 --
Giovanni Battista Pergolesi 396 --
Perotin 398 --
Francis Poulenc 400 --
Michael Praetorius 404 --
Sergey Prokofiev 408 --
Giacomo Puccini 415 --
Henry Purcell 418 --
Sergey Rachmaninov 424 --
Jean-Philippe Rameau 429 --
Einojuhani Rautavaara 431 --
Maurice Ravel 433 --
Max Reger 438 --
Steve Reich 439 --
Ottorino Respighi 441 --
Wolfgang Rihm 442 --
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov 444 --
Joaquin Rodrigo 447 --
Gioacchino Rossini 448 --
Poul Ruders 451 --
Kaija Saariaho 453 --
Camille Saint-Saens 455 --
Erik Satie 457 --
Alessandro Scarlatti 459 --
Domenico Scarlatti 460 --
Giacinto Scelsi 462 --
Alfred Schnittke 464 --
Arnold Schoenberg 466 --
Franz Schreker 473 --
Franz Schubert 474 --
Robert Schumann 486 --
Heinrich Schutz 496 --
Alexander Scriabin 497 --
Dmitri Shostakovich 500 --
Jean Sibelius 508 --
Bedrich Smetana 514 --
Ethel Smyth 516 --
Karlheinz Stockhausen 518 --
Alessandro Stradella 522 --
The Strauss family 523 --
Richard Strauss 525 --
Igor Stravinsky 532 --
Barbara Strozzi 540 --
Josef Suk 543 --
Arthur Sullivan 544 --
Karol Szymanowski 545 --
Toru Takemitsu 549 --
Thomas Tallis 551 --
Giuseppe Tartini 554 --
John Tavener 557 --
John Taverner 558 --
Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky 559 --
Georg Philipp Telemann 568 --
Michael Tippett 569 --
Michael Torke 572 --
Mark-Anthony Turnage 575 --
Viktor Ullmann 577 --
Edgard Varese 579 --
Ralph Vaughan Williams 580 --
Giuseppe Verdi 586 --
Tomas Luis de Victoria 591 --
Heitor Villa-Lobos 592 --
Antonio Vivaldi 594 --
Richard Wagner 599 --
William Walton 606 --
Carl Maria von Weber 609 --
Anton Webern 610 --
Kurt Weill 613 --
Judith Weir 616 --
Silvius Leopold Weiss 617 --
Hugo Wolf 619 --
Iannis Xenakis 621 --
Alexander Zemlinsky 623.
Other Titles: A-Z of composers, key works and top recordings
Classical music (Rough Guides (Firm))
Responsibility: edited by Joe Staines & Duncan Clark ; written by Joe Staines [and others].
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